July 9, 2012
An early corporate identity manual
This is actually what we would think of as a graphic standards manual. It specifies the elements of the Nazi brand, such as the swastika, and how they should be applied in all circumstances, including print, architecture, vehicles and uniforms.
See Steven Heller's article on the piece on the Design Observer site for details: http://goo.gl/XCZ4v
If you are a designer, this is fascinating design history.